Experience Egypt's coverage of The Pharoah's Parade

Cairo seeks to lure tourists back to Africa’s most visited country

On Saturday 3 April 2021, the city of Cairo put on a spectacular two-hour show dubbed ‘The Royal Event’, which was

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The struggle is real

Ongolo’s quest to change the narrative about Africa

It has been a year since I launched Ongolo.com on 1 April 2020. This little blog has demonstrated that it

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The countdown to international travel

World Travel Awards 2020 – Africa’s Leading Airlines

In an exclusive interview with Ongolo.com back in July 2020, Professor Dr Wolfgang Thome, the Publisher of ATC News (aviation,

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The Millennials' Gaido to Work

The importance of building mental strength

Excerpt from The Millennials’ Gaido to Work Chapter 3: Mind over Matter. The Millennials’ Gaido to work is available from

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COVID v HIV: why science has tamed one but not the other

The World Health Organisation (WHO) officially declared COVID-19 a global pandemic on 11 March 2020. In the last twelve months,

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Central Bank of Mozambique issued currency

What investors need to know about the new Mozambican Credit Institutions and Financial Companies Law

On 31 March 2021, the new Mozambican Credit Institutions and Financial Companies Law no. 20/2020, of 31 December 2020, will

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Analysis

Gaming and betting in Africa: opportunity or threat?

Africa is one of the fastest growing markets for gaming and betting in the world. The pandemic saw a surge in online gaming driven by millennials and females who find it easier to participate online. Sports Betting Community (SBC) hosted the largest virtual gathering of industry players in Africa from 6-7 October 2020 and estimates

The countdown to international travel
Travel

World Travel Awards 2020 – Africa’s Leading Airlines

In an exclusive interview with Ongolo.com back in July 2020, Professor Dr Wolfgang Thome, the Publisher of ATC News (aviation, tourism and conservation news), accurately predicted that international travel would only resume in the second half of 2021. We can start getting our vaccine passports ready and prepare to hit the skies again. Hallelujah! As

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Analysis

Is mobile money replacing or enabling cash?

In March 2020, the World Health Organisation (WHO) was forced to deny a report that handling of cash could help to spread COVID-19. The health concerns were valid given the velocity of money. It is estimated that smaller bills change hands every 3 days in the United States where 31% of retail transactions are paid

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Africa Weekly News roundup – Week 45

ARTS & CULTURE Here’s why we need more African archaeologists Our cultural values glue us to one another and help us create security and a community. Cemeteries and sacred places form part of our identity. History keeps us in touch with this identity and sense of community, yet in Africa it has been the preserve

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Ongolo.com Founder, Muloongo Muchelemba, does solo shows or interviews Pan-African and global thinkers 

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